The U.S. Department of Education’s announcement on Wednesday to write off $5.8 billion in student loans will affect over 560,000 individuals that enrolled in schools operated by Corinthian Colleges.
Protesters are urging Boston Mayor Marty Walsh to repeal vaccine mandates, which they say have resulted in job losses.
After an upward revision in November, the Conference Board Consumer Confidence Index rose again in December. The Index is now at 115.8 (1985=100), up from 111.9 in November (an upward revision).
Officials from the Biden Administration today warned the business community that there was an increased risk of cyberattacks throughout the upcoming holiday season.
President Joe Biden, Chief Justice John G. Roberts, Jr., Speaker Nancy Pelosi, House Republican Leader Kevin McCarthy, and other dignitaries congratulated Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II on being named “The most deserving woman of leadership of our time.”
The National Institutes of Health (NIH) has awarded researchers from Albert Einstein College of Medicine and Montefiore Health System two five-year grants totaling $7.6 million to investigate structural and chemical changes in the brains of people living with HIV.
The second crewed trip of the commercial New Shepard spaceship, with legendary “Star Trek” actor William Shatner and other notable passengers, took place today, marking another spectacular first in the universe of NewSpace.